3nd New York International Film Festival®, 9th-11th September, 2018

WORLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL is a global industry event held around the year in more then 20 world's cities: 
Los Angeles, New York, Toronto, Vancouver, London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Vienna, Geneva, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Reykjavík, Moscow, Kiev, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala-Lumpur, Beijing, Brisbane and more.
This has never been done before. There is a media-bridge connection between these 20 film festivals. 
 
 
 

Arhive:

Screening date:

9, December, 2016    
Time Title Red Carpet and Q and A (After screening) AWARDS
10:45 am A Love Supreme   FINALIST
10:50 am Solfeggietto   OFFICIAL SELECTION
10:50 am The Fischer Enquiry   FINALIST
10:55 am Ships in Distress in a Datastorm   FINALIST
10:55 am No more limits   OFFICIAL SELECTION
11:00 am Behind the Fear: The Hidden Story of HIV Red Carpet, Q and A BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
12:45 pm Summer Park Red Carpet, Q and A BEST LOVE STORY
01:00 pm Ronda   FINALIST
01:00 pm In the Wind   BEST DIRECTOR Lan Shuzhang
02:40 pm Living Behind Numbers   FINALIST
03:10 pm Boudewijn   OFFICIAL SELECTION
03:25 pm While They Watched   BEST DIRECTOR Jake J. Smith
06:00 pm Surviving international boulevard   FINALIST
06:20 pm Un-vaxxed: A Docu-Commentary for Robert De Niro Red Carpet, Q and A (2 Guests - Mr. Don Prevary coming) AUDIENCE GRAND AWARD
08:00pm A Way Out   FINALIST
08:15 pm The Flight of the Gypsy Nightingale   BEST FEATURE
09:30 pm With Little Hope Red Carpet, Q and A BEST SHORT FILM
09:45 pm 4242'   FINALIST
09:55 pm Superhero   FINALIST
10:00 pm Crime confidential Red Carpet, Q and A FINALIST: GRAND JURY AWARD
10:20 pm The Beautiful Ya'an Red Carpet, Q and A BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM
10:45 pm Injection   OFFICIAL SELECTION
       
Screening date: 10, December, 2016    
Time Title Red Carpet and Q and A (After screening) AWARDS
10:45 am Tuck me in Red Carpet, Q and A BEST THRILLER
10:45 am Any Help Will Help   BEST SHORT
10:50 am Passion Letterpress   FINALIST
10:50 am I look to the sky   OFFICIAL SELECTION
11:00 am China's 3 Dreams   FINALIST
00:30 pm La Città Senza Notte (the Nightless city)   FINALIST
02:00 pm Life   FINALIST
02:05 pm Crossing Paths   FINALIST
02:15 pm Near Myth:The Oskar Knight Story   BEST ACTOR Lenny Von Dohlen
04:25 pm Stolen Path   BEST DIRECTOR John Banovich
06:15 pm Breaking Legs Red Carpet, Q and A (Confirmed) BEST ACTRESS: Liv Southard
08:00 pm RED CARPET GALA All awards  
08:10 pm The Chair   FINALIST
08:10 pm Shooter   FINALIST
08:15 pm Tara the journey of love and passion Red Carpet, Q and A (23 persons) BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM
10:15 pm Father's day   FINALIST
10:15 pm Missed Call Red Carpet and Q and A
(2 people)
FINALIST: Best Experimental Film
10:15 pm Out of Control   OFFICIAL SELECTION
10:20 pm When it is not your time   OFFICIAL SELECTION
10:35 pm Gunfighters Red Carpet and Q and A FINALIST: Best Independent Film
       
Screening date: 11, December, 2016    
Time Title Red Carpet and Q and A (After screening) AWARDS
10:45 am Lifter   FINALIST
10:55 am A Memory Of My Mother   FINALIST
11:00 am Ned Venture   BEST CHILDREN's FILM
12:50 pm Ruben   FINALIST
01:00 pm Notes from the New World Red Carpet, Q and A FINALIST
03:00 pm Blockbuster - A Life in Moving Pictures   FINALIST
04:55 pm Bipolar & cheese   OFFICIAL SELECTION
05:07 pm Mirrors   FINALIST
05:15 pm The Boom Boom Girls of Wrestling   BEST FEATURE FILM GRAND AWARD
07:00 pm Black Mud   DISCOVERY AWARD
08:54 pm Come away with me Red Carpet, Q and A (Confirmed) FINALIST, Rising Star Award
09:10 pm Head Space Red Carpet, Q and A (Confirmed 7 guests) FINALIST, Red Prize
09:15 pm Scratch   FINALIST
10:50 pm Spring to the Past   FINALIST
 
The World International Film Festival is a global industry event held in the world's biggest cities in 2017 - 2018.
 
The around-the-world film festival tour option showcases some of the very best independent films on the scene today, in a truly international event bringing new cinema to audiences on a global scale. 
 
New York International Film Festival in July 27th-28th, 2016 at the Cinepolis Chelsea theater proudly presents a screening of:
Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story (USA)
 
Following the feature were an international selection of the best narrative and documentary subjects.
 
Story Mirros (Israel)
Ruben (Denmark)
Sign of an Artist (Argentina)
First Lesson in Love (Israel) P
assion Letterpress (Canada)
Mama (Malaysia)
Tuck me in (Spain)
Dépasser les bornes (Out of Control) -- (France)
Any Help Will Help (Netherlands)
Trapped in Transition (Canada)
Marshland (Japan)

ABOUT

 The 3rd New York International Film Festival will be presented at  will take place at Theater Spaces in The Heart of The Theater District of New York City:  The Producers Club, 358 W 44th St in New York City in 9th-11th September, 2018.
 
The New York International Film Festival is a part of a World International Film Festival biggest network system.
 
The World International Film Festival is a global industry event held throughout the year in about 20 world’s cities and countries. This around-the-world film festival tour showcases some of the very best independent films on the scene today. It will bring new films and audiences together in locales that are international centers of the arts, creating a meeting place for auteurs and cineastes, filmmakers and movie fans.
Welcome to the World International Film Festival.
 
FEATURES
 
Digital Projection
Barco DP-3000 D-Cinema DLP "2K" Projector
Dolby DSS-200 D-Cinema screen server
Dolby 3D and Real D 3D capabilities
Multi-standard video decks (Digital Betacam, Betacam SP, Blu-Ray and DVD)
DVI-D and SVGA Computer Graphics Capabilities (Powerpoint) from stage position   
Sound
JBL three-way speaker system
Dolby CP-650 Digital Cinema Sound Processors
Dolby DMA8 Plus Digital Media Adaptor
Dolby Digital 7.1 discreet audio
Dolby SR-D, Dolby SR, Dolby E audio formats
QSC Basis Network Audio System, QSC Digital Power Amplifier System
 
Newly Renovated Theater
Reserved Seating
Luxury, leather rocker seats
Jack & Harry's Gourmet Flavored Popcorn
All Digital Projection and Sound
Assisted Listening Devices are available at this theater and are provided free of charge.
Closed Captioning (CC) and Descriptive Audio (DA) Devices are available at this theater and are provided free of charge. Please note that CC and DA features must be provided by each movie's distributor; not all movies are provided with these capabilities.
 
This private screening facility is designed to provide the ideal environment for industry professionals to screen their films, hold their special events, or their film premieres.
It is ideal for conferences, lectures and corporate presentations. The upper and lower lobby areas are ideal for pre and post-event receptions.
 
FILM CATEGORIES IN THE WORLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
 
Narrative Feature (Submit online link.)
Any Narrative film over 75 mins.
 
Documentary Feature (Submit online link.)
Documentary is a non-fictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction or maintaining a historical record. Documentary is a broad category of visual expression that is based on the attempt, in one fashion or another, to document reality: a creative work of non-fiction, intended for cinema or TV release. 
Any Documentary Film over 75 mins. will be considered in this category.
 
Animation Feature (Submit online link.) 
Any type of film that is animated and over 75 mins. will be considered in this category.
 
Experimental Feature (Submit online link.)
Experimental is an artistic film creation relying less on traditional narrative structure and more on the visual arts and the essence of non-traditional cinema. Any Experimental film over 75 mins. will be considered in this category.
 
Music Feature (Submit online link.)
Music is an art form, entertainment, or activity which involves organized sound and varies according to culture. Any film that primarily makes use of music in its creation, performance, significance, and even its definition, will be considered in this category.
 
Foreign Language Feature (Submit online link.)
Any film in a language other than English.
 
Narrative Short (Submit online link.)
Any film less than 75 mins.
 
Documentary Short (Submit online link.)
Any Documentary film under 75 mins. will be considered in this category.
 
Animation Short (Submit online link.)
Any type of film that is animated and under 75 min.s will be considered into this category.
 
Foreign Language Short (Submit online link.)
Any short film in a language other than English.
 
Music Short (Submit online link.)
 
Experimental Short (Submit online link.)
Any Experimental film under 75 mins. will be considered in this category.
 
Feature Screenplay (Submit online link.)
Any script over 130 pages, please submit In pdf format.
 
Short Screenplay (Submit online link.)
Any script under 60 pages.
 
Best Television Series Drama (Submit online link.)
 
Best Television Comedy Series (Submit online link.)
 
Best Television Mini-Series (Submit online link.)
 
Best Television Documentary (Submit online link.)
 
Best Foreign Language Television Drama (Online link)
Any television drama in a language other than English.
 
SECTIONS
 
The World International Film Festival will include the following sections:
 
World Competition
American Cinema
European Cinema
Cinema of Asia, Africa, and Australia
Documentaries of the World
Animation 
Student and Children’s Cinema
 
INTERNATIONAL LOCATIONS
 
New York City
Los Angeles
Toronto
London
Hong Kong
Singapore
Brisbane
Berline
Rome
Vienna
Amsterdam
Reykjavik
Athens
Geneva
 
MISSION & OBJECTIVE
 
The main objective of the World International Film Festival (WIFF) is to provide the opportunity for filmmakers from all over the world to excel, and to have the best work selected and showcased in a celebration of cinema, as well as to give filmmakers a platform to network amongst fellow professionals and cinematic artists. The World International Film Festival is looking forward to fostering these relationships and to helping extraordinary filmmakers get their projects seen by global audiences. WIFF unites cinematic, cultural, and educational objectives by presenting its film discoveries. 
 
 
The World International Film Festival is dedicated to showcasing new and innovative films while fostering the next generation of filmmakers. It is a strong advocate for social change, and encourages cultural diversity and understanding between nations. It strives to foster the movie art of all continents by stimulating the development of quality cinema and promoting meetings between cinema professionals from around the world.
  
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
 
The World International Film Festival is dedicated to showcasing the spirit, passion, and skill of the best new filmmakers from around the world for audiences around the world.
 
We are also including and actively supporting not only the finest examples of classic moviemaking, but works that are experimental, breaking ground in new non-narrative forms and crossing over into the video arts.
 
All films will be reviewed as they are submitted, and the best in each category will be chosen to screen at the festival. A jury of industry professionals will then view the finalists and choose the winning selections.
 
Filmmakers planning on attending should notify the film festival as soon as possible, so their names may be listed in the scheduled program at the venue where their film will be shown.
 
A substantial number of accredited national and international press, TV and film buyers and distributors also participate.
 
Final jurors for the World International Film Festival will come from a selection of industry professionals in film production, distribution, new media, and festival programming from Sundance, AFI, Slamdance, SXSW, and more.
  
GENERAL RULES
 
Submission Guidelines:
 
The World International Film Festival accepts online screeners for submission purposes. Entries should be submitted by secure password-protected internet link to the work on: Vimeo.com or YouTube.com. The link must not be visible to the public.
 
Works in progress will not be considered for competition or screened at the film festival. 
All entries must be properly uploaded and received by the film festival in DCP format two months on or before the festival event for consideration. 
 
An electronic press kit must be submitted to the World International Film Festival via email: info@worldinternationalfilmfestival.com
 
The filmmaker(s) must secure all rights, licenses, clearances, and releases necessary for exhibition. Work may originate in any film, video, or digital medium. All footage must be original. The music must be original or licensed. You must certify receipt of any and/or all releases and/or permissions. 
 
All works made in a language other than English must be dubbed or subtitled in English. 
Please do not send any paper press kits, other print materials, DCP’s, Blu-rays, or DVD’s unless they are requested by the festival.
 
All entry materials become the property of the World International Film Festival and will not be returned. 
 
There are no refunds of entry fees.
 
After you submit your work for review online, the link must not expire until after you are notified of the jury panel's selections.
 
Press kits, screenplays must be submitted in English.
 
 
SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION GUIDE
 
If your work is selected, we will post it on our website and notify you by e-mail. 
We will notify you if you are not accepted as well.
Screenplays and Press Kits must be submitted in English.
Screenplays and Press Kits must be submitted in one of the following file formats:
Microsoft Word (.doc), PDF (.pdf), Final Draft (.fdr, .fdx, .fds), Rich Text (.rtf), Plain Text (.txt).
The trailer (teaser),  must be submitted in the following file formats: HD [1080p] and be uploaded on youtube.com.
 
The exhibition version (film) must be submitted in the following file formats: Digital Cinema Package (DCP) in EXT 2 format, plus 2 Blu-ray discs.
 
AWARDS
 
The World International Film Festival presents over 30 awards to filmmakers in competition, as determined by the awards jury.
 
WINNERS 
 
In the following categories:
 
GRAND JURY AWARD 
AUDIENCE AWARD 
BEST FEATURE FILM
BEST DOCUMENTARY 
BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT
BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM 
BEST SHORT FILM 
BEST DIRECTOR GRAND JURY AWARD 
BEST ACTRESS GRAND JURY AWARD
BEST ACTOR GRAND JURY AWARD 
BEST SCREENPLAY GRAND JURY WINNER
BEST ARTISTIC CONTRIBUTION GRAND JURY WINNER
INNOVATION AWARD GRAND JURY WINNER
 
All winners will be awarded with the World International Film Festival AWARD.
 
 
RETURN OF MATERIALS
 
We will not return screener materials.
The World International Film Festival does not give waivers or discounts.
The World International Film Festival does not pay any rental fees for submitted work.
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations.
 
LOSS & DAMAGE
 
Every precaution will be taken to safeguard films, videos, and publicity materials while they are in the possession of the World International Film Festival. However, if loss or damage occurs, the film festival cannot accept or assume responsibility.
 
OTHER REQUIREMENTS
 
All non-English films must have English subtitles.
Only one online submission per film is accepted.
 
We don't accept KDM encrypted DCP's.
 
By submitting my film, I am indicating that I understand, comply with and agree to the Terms of Entry and the eligibility requirements. 
Submissions are only accepted through our Filmfreeway or other online accounts.
An entrant must accept our prescreening process;
 
The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless World International Film Festival from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
 
Apply online via FilmFreeway to our Festival and, after fully completing the online entry form, click “submit”. Please note the online entry form will require you to submit a password-protected URL that links to your film in order to be completed, so plan accordingly and be sure the film has been fully uploaded and the link and password work prior to filling out your online entry form.
 
All physical entry materials received by the Festival will not be returned and will be destroyed or discarded by the Festival.
 
Great care will be taken with entries while with us, however we cannot accept responsibility for loss or damage incurred en route, or due to normal wear and tear
 
By submitting a film through FilmFreeway, the Filmmaker agree to grant the Festival the right to use the title, synopsis, and trailer of the Film for advertisement purposes, including use of those materials on the Festival's website. The links to submission screeners should be publicly closed.
 
WELCOME TO THE WORLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (WIFF). 
 

 

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